Indulging thrill-seekers and nature enthusiasts alike, the 8th edition of Jalmahotsav, India’s renowned water carnival, is ready to captivate audiences from December 20th, 2023. Jointly presented by the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board and Sunset Desert Camp, Jalmahotsav stands tall as a flagship event, exemplifying the potential of Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in shaping vibrant tourism destinations. This year’s extravaganza returns to the stunning locale of Hanuwantiya district, nestled near Indore, promising an even more exhilarating experience.
Jalmahotsav 8.0 embraces an unparalleled blend of heart-thumping adventures, cultural immersion, and serene natural vistas. The festival has carved its identity as a thrilling rendezvous, and this edition lives up to that reputation. Adventure enthusiasts have an extensive menu of activities to choose from, including Jet Ski, Speed Boat, Banana Ride, Bumper Ride, Hot Air Balloon, Land Parasailing, Para Motor, Reverse/Ejection Bungee Archery, an array of Water Activities, ATV Bike Rides, Island Trekking & Hiking, High Rope Courses, Zip Lines, Water Zorbing, Kids Zone Entertainment, Paintball, Air Gun Shooting, Climbing Walls, and much more. The festival aims to cater to the adrenaline cravings of visitors spanning all age groups and preferences.
Crafting a memorable and luxurious stay, a grand tent city awaits participants and tourists. Enveloped by the breathtaking scenery of Hanuwantiya, this tent city offers a seamless blend of opulence and tranquility, inviting guests to unwind amid nature’s embrace post-adventure. Beyond the adrenaline-packed activities, Jalmahotsav extends its charm with a diverse lineup of engaging attractions. Musical fiestas, weekend spectacles, and wellness programs add cultural depth and relaxation to the overall sojourn. The festival curates a holistic escape for families, friends, and solo travelers alike.
Principal Secretary of the Tourism and Culture Department and Managing Director of MP Tourism Board, Mr. Sheo Shekhar Shukla (IAS), emphasized the collaborative success of Jalmahotsav, reflecting the harmonious partnership between the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board and Sunset Desert Camp through the PPP model. This alliance has not only spurred tourism growth in the region but has also pioneered a sustainable blueprint for developing new destinations. As one of India’s premier water carnivals, Jalmahotsav consistently draws visitors from across the nation. Its distinctive fusion of adventure, culture, and natural allure positions it as a must-attend for those seeking an unforgettable escapade.